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Blog Tour Book Review: Marrow by Elizabeth Lesser

About Marrow

• Hardcover: 320 pages
• Publisher: Harper Wave (September 20, 2016)

The author of the New York Times bestseller Broken Open returns with a visceral and profound memoir of two sisters who, in the face of a bone marrow transplant—one the donor and one the recipient—begin a quest for acceptance, authenticity, and most of all, love.

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Nonfiction Short Take: Marrow - Elizabeth Lesser

This is a memoir by a cofounder of the Omega Institute and the bestselling author of Broken Open. It’s a moving exploration of the bonds of sisterhood in the face of illness and death. 212 more words


New Breath

“What lesson did my soul want to learn? I liked this question. It was new. Right then and there I felt it pointing me in a different direction.

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Think back to the last time you saw someone do something differently than you would. How quick were you to call that person weird? When did we decide that there was only one way to live life. 370 more words

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The transformational journey is a voyage with a hundred different names: the Odyssey, the Grail quest, the great initiation, the death and rebirth process, the supreme battle, the dark night of the soul, the hero’s journey.

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Trump for President

You must not abandon the ship in the storm because you cannot control the winds… What you cannot turn to good, you must at least make as little bad as  you can… 288 more words